Real World Speed
Performance profile from 445,828 user samples
356,117 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 77% Gigabyte(1458 371D)
Worst Bench: 65% Gigabyte(1458 3739)
Poor: 65% Great: 77%
SPEED RANK: 29th / 595
89,711 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 114% Asus(1043 854F) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 58% Gigabyte(1458 36CB) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 58% Great: 114%
SPEED RANK: 18th / 595
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
71.6 % 97.3 % Much faster effective speed.
+36%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
214 fps 323 fps Much better texture detail.
+51%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
149 fps 192 fps Faster multi rendering.
+29%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
209 fps 284 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+36%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
162 fps 195 fps Faster complex splatting.
+20%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
241 fps 382 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+59%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
164 fps 217 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+32%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
225 fps 328 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+46%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
177 fps 228 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+29%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
162 fps 208 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+29%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
61 fps 83 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+37%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
100 fps 122 fps Better Overwatch fps.
+21%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
190 fps 235 fps Better League of Legends fps.
+23%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
68 fps 74 fps Slightly Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+10%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
73 fps 98 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+33%
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
101 fps 127 fps Better Fortnite fps.
+26%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
58 fps 84 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+44%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
137 fps 154 fps Slightly Better DOTA 2 fps.
+13%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
77 fps 101 fps Much Better World of Warcraft fps.
+31%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
106 fps 116 fps Slightly Better World of Tanks fps.
+9%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
100 fps 133 fps Much Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+33%
Market Share
Based on 10,955,673 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
5.91 % Hugely higher market share.
+595%
0.85 %
Value
Value For Money
88 % Better value.
+18%
74.3 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
158 % Much more popular.
+41%
112 %
Price
Price (score)
$269 Much cheaper.
+51%
$550
Age
Newest
26 Months Much more recent.
+35%
40 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
247 fps 378 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+53%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
212 fps 323 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+52%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
223 fps 314 fps Much better lighting effects.
+41%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
196 fps 281 fps Much better reflection handling.
+43%
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The GTX 1060 is Nvidia’s third 16 nm Pascal based GPU. It follows last month’s release of the higher end GTX 1070 and 1080. The 1060 has a TDP of 120 Watts and its aftermarket variants are available right away alongside the reference Founders edition. Comparing the GTX 1060 and 970 shows that although the 1060 leads by 12% it is also currently more expensive. Nvidia rushed the release of the GTX 1060 to help retain market share that may otherwise have gone to AMD’s new Polaris based RX 480. Comparing the RX 480 and GTX 1060 shows that for pre DX12 games the 1060 edges ahead by 12%. Due to better hardware compatibility, the RX 480 is able to match the 1060 in DX12 games but this will remain a corner case until most games are optimized for DX12 (likely to take several years). The 1060 has the potential to become a hugely successful card, but that all depends on where prices settle. [Jul '16 GPUPro]

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The new GTX 980 Ti shares the same board as the more expensive Titan-X but with various restrictions including a reduced number of CUDA cores (3072 to 2816, -8.3%). Although the 980 Ti has the same 384-bit memory bandwidth as the Titan-X it only has 6GB of GDDR5 vs. 12GB in the Titan-X. So far we only have one user benchmark from a pre-release unit of the GTX 980 Ti so the following benchmarks are provisional. Comparing the Titan-X and 980 Ti shows that the Ti only lags by around 8%, which is in line with the CUDA core counts on the two cards. On the other hand comparing the GTX 980 and GTX 980 Ti shows that the Ti is around 16% faster. We don't have reliable prices for the GTX 980 Ti yet so a precise value rating isn't possible but as a card aimed at resolutions greater than 1080p it will struggle to match the GTX 970 for the vast majority of users. [May '15 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) September 2018 GPU Rankings.

We calculate effective 3D speed which estimates gaming performance for the top 12 games. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield value for money. Our figures are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top GPUs. [GPUPro]

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